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Updated Temporary Operations Changes for Portland Fire Marshal’s Office

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Portland Fire & Rescue’s Fire Marshal’s Office Plan Review Center is temporarily CLOSED to the public.

The Fire Marshal’s Office is adjusting our business operations at 1300 SE Gideon St due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The office will be opening back up and operating under limited public hours starting March 23rd, 2020.

Interact with us remotely, rather than in person, whenever possible. For example, if you have questions about a property or project, we encourage you to call 503-823-3712 or email us  We will respond to all voicemails and emails within 24 hours.

If you need to submit a permit in person, we will be open from 12 - 3:30 pm M-F. Please leave your plans on the counter and we will contact you via phone for a credit card payment.  Check payments are also accepted.


Permit-related inspections will continue and can be scheduled online (…) or via phone at 503-823-1199.

We are postponing all non-essential code enforcement inspections.

If you are ill, please wait to schedule your inspection.


Please contact us 503-823-3770 or for permit related or fire inspection questions.